Panels w/ Creatives Behind Black Panther, Star Trek, Guardians of the Galaxy, Runaways, Jessica Jones & More
(Marvel’s The Runaways)
(Star Trek Discovery)
TELEVISION AND FILM STARS Ariela Barer (Marvel’s The Runaways), Emily Coutts (Star Trek Discovery), SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCERS Chris Villain, Dre Ronayne, and CINEMABLEND REPORTER Conner Schwerdtfeger TO MODERATE BEHIND-THE-SCENES CREATIVE PANELS FEATURING INDUSTRY TALENTS AT WONDERCON 2018
Projects to be featured on panels include: Black Panther, Guardians of the Galaxy, Doctor Strange, The Simpsons, BoJack Horseman, Fast and the Furious, Star Trek: Discovery, X-Men Origin: Wolverine, The Chronicles of Narnia, HALO, Mr. Robot, Jessica Jones, Daredevil, Arena of Valor, Jurassic World 3, The Defenders, Luke Cage, Runaways, and more.
WHAT: “Sights and Sounds of Animation, CG, and VFX,” “The Ultimate Guide to Constructing Your Favorite Sci-Fi Universe,” and “Behind Hollywood’s Hottest Heroes with TV and Film’s Top Creatives” – Team members at Impact24 PR celebrate their tenth consecutive year working with the Comic-Con brand with THREE panels at WonderCon 2018 featuring creative professionals from some of your favorite television shows, films, and video games!
Sights and Sounds of Animation, CG, and VFX
Saturday March 24, 11:30am – 12:30pm – Room 300D
Join us as we explore the latest technology in film and television, learn about some of the industry’s most iconic scores, and get an in-depth look at the script-to-screen process for some of your favorite stories. Our panelists include Jordan Crockett (art director – Guardians of the Galaxy, Doctor Strange), Mike Hollingsworth (supervising director – BoJack Horseman, Tuca & Bertie), Paul Lipson (Senior Vice President, Formosa Interactive – Uncharted: Lost Legacy, Halo Wars 2), Peter Brown (supervising sound editor at Formosa Features – Star Trek: Beyond, Paranormal Activity), Russell Emanuel (Chief Creative Officer at Bleeding Fingers Music – The Simpsons, Blue Planet II), and Andrew Shulkind (director of photography and Co-Founder of Headcase VR – The Ritual, Gone: VR 360). The panel will be moderated by CinemaBlend reporter, Conner Schwerdtfeger.
The Ultimate Guide to Constructing Your Favorite Sci-Fi Universe
Sunday March 25, 10:00am – 11:00am – Room 207
Aliens, super-powered private eyes, blade runners and paranormal beings take shape into your most beloved characters on the big and small screen. From styling undercover superheroes to composing the latest shoot-outs, award-winning panelists will provide you with an exciting inside look to how they were able to create your favorite sci-fi projects. Featuring composer Mac Quayle (Mr. Robot, American Horror Story), costume designer Elisabeth Vastola (Jessica Jones, Daredevil), composer Matthew Carl Earl (Arena of Valor, Moonlight Blade), writer Emily Carmichael (Pacific Rim: Uprising, Jurassic World 3), production designer Barry Robison (X-Men Origin: Wolverine, The Chronicles of Narnia), and audio director Richard Ludlow (Arena of Valor, Blade Runner Revelations). The panel will be moderated by influencers and content creators, Chris Villain and Dre Ronayne.
Behind Hollywood’s Hottest Heroes with TV and Film’s Top Creatives
Sunday March 25, 11:30am – 12:30pm – Room North 200B
Featuring costume designer Ruth Carter (Black Panther), composer Jeff Russo (Star Trek: Discovery, Legion), make-up designer Sarit Klein (The Defenders, Daredevil), composer Sean Callery (Jessica Jones, 24), costume designer Stephanie Maslansky (Luke Cage, The Defenders), and composer Siddhartha Khosla (Marvel’s Runaways, This Is Us). From dressing the King of Wakanda to scoring the thematic entrances of powerful mutants, our Emmy-winning and Oscar-nominated panelists have done it all. Now, they are here to take us on an unforgettable journey of building your favorite heroes as they share their inspirations, creative processes, and behind-the-scenes secrets. The panel will be moderated by actress Ariela Barer from Marvel’s Runaways and actress Emily Coutts from Star Trek: Discovery.